“Food deserts in poor urban area”

Part 1: Describe what Environmental Justice is and how food desert/food security is an environmental justice issue. Also provide information on the health hazards of food deserts/food insecurity such as diabetes/obesity. (This is the section I want you to focus on more)

Part 2: Specifically talk about lack of healthy supermarkets/food sources and high density of fast food/convenience stores. Perhaps we can focus on a specific region or specific community (for example Native American reservations or another at risk area)

  • Part 3: We can discuss various solutions such as creation of community gardens, farmers markets, financial assistance programs etc. as well as the limitations of these approaches.

Sample Solution